Experts have no doubts that changes in retirement age are necessary. Will Polish women work longer?

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Are we going to raise the retirement age for women?

 Experts have no doubts that changes in retirement age are necessary. Will Polish women work longer

According to the portal” Super Express “, experts there is no doubt that the lower retirement age of women is working against them. Less activity in the labor market translates into a lower pension. Some European countries have already decided to adjust the retirement age of women and men. Will the Polish authorities decide to take the same step?

Switzerland changes the retirement age for women

Many European countries are struggling with demographic problems as fewer and fewer children are born into the world. In addition, the advancement of medicine allows you to stay healthy longer, translating into a longer life. Hence, many of them undertake pension reforms to respond to changes taking place in society.

Some countries raise the retirement age, others set the retirement age for men and women. After a referendum, Switzerland decided to raise the retirement age of women from 64 to 65. Can we expect similar decisions also in Poland?

 Experts have no doubts that changes in retirement age are necessary. Will Polish women work longer

Retirement age in Poland

The current rules allow women to retire at the age of 60 and men at the age of 65. According to MP Artur Dziambor, these regulations discriminate against men, the more so as their average life is shorter, hence it is necessary to know the retirement age.

Oskar Sobolewski argues that Poland should improve follow in the footsteps of Switzerland. This will make women's pensions higher than they are today. The expert noted that the decision to raise the retirement age introduced by the PO-PSL government was a good move, although there was no relevant information campaign that would explain to citizens why it should be done.

 Experts have no doubts that changes in retirement age are necessary. Will Polish women work longer

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